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Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
From an A to 'Incomplete': How N.D., Minn. political leaders grade Trump's first 100 days
Where to go from here?: School board work session yields ideas, more work
AgweekTV: Bargain bull
Tiptoeing through a minefield: New border tax would affect Minnesota businesses
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Lakers pick up big section sweep at home
Lakers fall to defending section champs
Haire impresses at UMC spring game
Smith selected to NCAA Regionals
Lakers move up to No. 8 in Class AAA
Column: The American Revolution's big winners, big losers
Turning back the pages
She gave 'er a good run...: Firehose used to fight 1914 fire finds new home at Becker County Museum
It's National Stress Awareness Month: Take some time to unwind
LCRC, Kinship adopt a highway: 'Kick Off Cleanup' held on Earth Day
Friends & Neighbors
Perham's Papacito's permeates Detroit Lakes
'It was time to pass the baton': Dean's Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
MN gas prices down since last week
SJE-Rhombus receives chapter 2017 ESOP Company of the Year award
‘It was time to pass the baton’: Dean’s Country Market in Perham, NY Mills sold to Central Market owners
Styx to take stage at Shooting Star May 5
Rosanne Cash coming to Holmes Theatre May 5
Canine lovers, take note: National Puppy Day is almost here
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Willow Skye Forsberg
Janice L. Herman
Neil Daniel "Peel" Englund
Letter: Trump's extra security costs: Maybe he's worth it?
Letter: Where do our federal tax dollars go?
Lynn Hummel column: The spirit of Johnny Appleseed
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
February 17, 2017
Lake Ida, Little Detroit to welcome little fishermen: DL, Cormorant youth fishing derbies will provide free family fun
When a trip to the movies costs an arm and a leg (and another arm, if someone gets hungry), family outings are becoming more and more difficult...
February 17, 2017 - 6:00am
December 21, 2016
Men charged with using stolen Chevy Tahoe to smash glass doors, steal ATM
Two men are accused of using a stolen SUV to smash through a glass doorway and steal an ATM at the Cormorant Inn. Dale Lee Anderson, 37, of 2055 Second St., Lake Park and Deidra Martel Eckers, 37, of Chino Valley, Ariz., have both been charged in Becker County District Court with...
December 21, 2016 - 6:00pm
November 6, 2016
Tired of the political drama? Duke, the mayor of Cormorant, has high approval rating at LP-A school
"Awwww, he's so fluffy!" say excited students of Lake Park - Audubon Elementary when they see Duke the dog coming into their classrooms. Duke, the Mayor of Cormorant for the third year running, made a campaign stop at the school Thursday morning to visit some of his youngest constituents....
November 6, 2016 - 5:09am
September 11, 2016
Cormorant art show winners announced
The cormorant area art club has announced the People's Choice Award winners from their annual art show. They are as follows: Grand prize winner...
September 11, 2016 - 5:00am
August 13, 2016
Cormorant Daze set Aug. 20
The population of Cormorant Village is actually quite small – but when the community’s annual summer festival, Cormorant Daze, rolls around,...
August 13, 2016 - 7:00am
June 8, 2016
Camp Corral for military kids packed full of fun, as free camp is in full swing at Cormorant
“That was awesome!” exclaimed one young camper as he was climbing down off the zipline at YMCA Camp Cormorant on Tuesday, having just completed...
June 8, 2016 - 11:16am
May 12, 2016
Red Johnson coming to Cormorant on May 19
Cormorant Township Showteam proudly presents the Red Johnson Show, Thursday, May 19th at the Cormorant Community Center starting at 7:00 pm. The Red Johnson Show offers traditional country and western music with a blend of Bluegrass, Tex-Mex, Cajun and Gospel. This show covers the...
May 12, 2016 - 5:05am
October 1, 2015
Songwriter, historian to do show in Cormorant Oct. 6
On Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 10 a.m., historian and songwriter Bill Jamerson will share his “Dollar-A-Day Boys, a tribute to the Civilian Conservation...
October 1, 2015 - 5:05am
August 9, 2015
Duke the Dog will be seeking a second term as mayor of Cormorant
Duke the Dog is nearing the end of his mayoral term at Cormorant village, and he is using his last days as mayor to fetch every dollar he can...
August 9, 2015 - 5:35am
August 5, 2015
Klondike Farm earns century status
Every year since 1976, the Minnesota State Fair has been recognizing century farms — farms that have been in continuous ownership by a single...
August 5, 2015 - 11:45am
June 26, 2015
Kiddieland is back!
Kiddieland is back. Cue the nostalgia. While it was one man behind the project, it took a community to resurrect the once beloved children’s...
June 26, 2015 - 2:27pm
June 10, 2015
Military kids saddle up for fun
This week, military kids from all over the Midwest are getting time away from the military life and simply getting to enjoy being a kid. For...
June 10, 2015 - 12:00pm
April 15, 2015
Cormorant ladies hosting sale, looking to form new club
When the Cormorant Community Center Committee was established recently to help stimulate activities at, and increase usage of the facility, one...
April 15, 2015 - 11:35am
February 18, 2015
Cormorant derby caters to kids
This weekend 400 to 500 kids are expected to descend upon Lake Ida for the annual Luke Gandrud Memorial Youth Fishing Derby, all in search of the big one. The event, set for Saturday, Feb. 21 goes from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and is open to children up to 15 years old. “Everything...
February 18, 2015 - 12:00pm
January 21, 2015
Duke misses Dog of the Year title but meets plenty of fans
Duke may not have won “Dog of the Year” at the World Dog Show in California, but it was a dog-gone good night. The canine mayor of Cormorant...
January 21, 2015 - 10:00am